Instructables: exploring - woodworking - furniture http://www.instructables.com Thu, 2 Apr 2015 01:13:55 PDT BLOX v1.01 Rustic End Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-End-Table/
Rustic End Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/X2KI/I7IVQIA1/FCEX2KII7IVQIA1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/X2KI/I7IVQIA1/FCEX2KII7IVQIA1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCE/X2KI/I7IVQIA1/FCEX2KII7IVQIA1.SMALL.jpg mtairymd This End Table matches the shelf from a few weeks ago – see last step. As with the shelf, the design is simple, easy to make and is relatively low cost (under $25). Video of the build: Tools/Materials Tools:Table or Miter SawDrill/BitsTape measureSanderMaterials:2" x 12" x 4' (x1) *A 2x12 shou...
By: mtairymd

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Sun, 22 Mar 2015 08:14:03 PDT
Pallet Wood Laptop Riser http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Wood-Laptop-Riser/
Pallet Wood Laptop Riser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/7V4T/I72OZII6/FIL7V4TI72OZII6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/7V4T/I72OZII6/FIL7V4TI72OZII6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIL/7V4T/I72OZII6/FIL7V4TI72OZII6.SMALL.jpg isavedalex Thank you for checking out my first ever instructable!The idea for this project came from a pain in my neck. I found that working for long periods of time on my laptop sitting down at a desk was causing me to adopt a very bad posture which turned to neck ache. So I decided to try and make something ...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 06:38:55 PDT
Lazy Susan turntable - Cheapo & super easy to make . http://www.instructables.com/id/Lazy-Susan-turntable-Cheapo-super-easy-to-make-/
Lazy Susan turntable - Cheapo & super easy to make . - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/1NHI/I6WOTJKF/F3F1NHII6WOTJKF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/1NHI/I6WOTJKF/F3F1NHII6WOTJKF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3F/1NHI/I6WOTJKF/F3F1NHII6WOTJKF.SMALL.jpg Frankyfly Do you need a turntable for your panoramic photography , your showcase , or just for your kitchen corner cabinet or for your workshop ?You can make one yourself using few tools and spending almost nothing ;-) .You do not need ball bearings , marbles , or expensive hardware.It takes about an hour ...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 18:06:24 PST
Rustic Book Shelf or TV stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Book-Shelf-or-TV-stand/
Rustic Book Shelf or TV stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/RHFS/I6SO0NN1/F2TRHFSI6SO0NN1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/RHFS/I6SO0NN1/F2TRHFSI6SO0NN1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2T/RHFS/I6SO0NN1/F2TRHFSI6SO0NN1.SMALL.jpg mtairymd My son designed and built this shelf to match a desk design which he built earlier (shown in last step). This is a simple design, easy to make and is relatively low cost (under $50). As with the desk, the design is very beefy and should hold up to any abuse you would like to throw at it. Also, the...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:55:29 PST
Recycle a chair into a stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Recycle-a-chair-into-a-stool/
Recycle a chair into a stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/IQUQ/I6NI907D/F0JIQUQI6NI907D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/IQUQ/I6NI907D/F0JIQUQI6NI907D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0J/IQUQ/I6NI907D/F0JIQUQI6NI907D.SMALL.jpg Amaries Make a brand new stool out of old chairs. See how it's works How it all started In the basement of the school where I work, I found a bunch of old chairs ready to be disposed. That would be a waste of material so I took the wooden parts and made a brand new stool. The seat is fixed with bolt and ...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 03:32:25 PST
Make Ammo Box Drawer Fronts For Your Cabinets http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Ammo-Box-Drawer-Fronts-For-Your-Cabinets/
Make Ammo Box Drawer Fronts For Your Cabinets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/VQ6X/I6AVPK26/FJ1VQ6XI6AVPK26.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/VQ6X/I6AVPK26/FJ1VQ6XI6AVPK26.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/VQ6X/I6AVPK26/FJ1VQ6XI6AVPK26.SMALL.jpg AdventuresInDIY Don't be satisfied with regular looking drawer fronts. See how to make those cabinets look like the tops of ammo boxes. The drawer fronts can be made from scrap or pallet wood and the handles are made from inexpensive bar steel.MaterialsFor this project I used: Weathered tongue and groove 2x6 dou...
By: AdventuresInDIY

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Wed, 18 Feb 2015 08:07:01 PST
Wooden flatpack stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-flatpack-stool/
Wooden flatpack stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/TUEE/I5THWNQQ/FC1TUEEI5THWNQQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/TUEE/I5THWNQQ/FC1TUEEI5THWNQQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/TUEE/I5THWNQQ/FC1TUEEI5THWNQQ.SMALL.jpg Trochilidesign During my study in Sydney we were asked to design and make a wooden stool inspired by the Ulmer Hocker, designed by Max Bill in 1954. Since I was on an exchange in Sydney for just 6 months I immediately thought of something I could bring back to my homecountry in my suitcase. Freighting a solid timb...
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 07:01:42 PST
Simple Sturdy Low Cost Furniture http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Sturdy-Low-Cost-Furniture/
Simple Sturdy Low Cost Furniture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/GRRG/I5P7LKSZ/FNCGRRGI5P7LKSZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/GRRG/I5P7LKSZ/FNCGRRGI5P7LKSZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNC/GRRG/I5P7LKSZ/FNCGRRGI5P7LKSZ.SMALL.jpg BrianE2 This Instructable will show how to build simple, low cost, sturdy, wood furniture that can look good and last for a long time. I recommend reading through the entire Instructable before you begin. I am not a professional wood worker and some of my methods/materials may highlight this fact. I have ...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 02:46:50 PST
Storage bed http://www.instructables.com/id/Storage-bed-2/
Storage bed - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/OIVN/I5BS2KWX/FQFOIVNI5BS2KWX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/OIVN/I5BS2KWX/FQFOIVNI5BS2KWX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/OIVN/I5BS2KWX/FQFOIVNI5BS2KWX.SMALL.jpg lyraleperformer this is a bed I made recently to try to maximize the space in my tiny apartment bedroom. Instead of making a wardrobe or buying a similar storage bed at Ikea (that I know will fall apart relatively quickly and would cost me more) I decided to make one. Now most of these instructions aren't going to ...
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Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:56:09 PST
INCREASE THE SIZE OF YOUR WOOD http://www.instructables.com/id/INCREASE-THE-SIZE-OF-YOUR-WOOD/
INCREASE THE SIZE OF YOUR WOOD - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/ROYX/I50X94WQ/FEZROYXI50X94WQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/ROYX/I50X94WQ/FEZROYXI50X94WQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEZ/ROYX/I50X94WQ/FEZROYXI50X94WQ.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Make the size of your wood 2 times bigger. 3 times bigger. Wait, how about an even more amazing 4 times bigger, guaranteed. And sustainable too! Learn the astonishing secret to enlarging your wood now. Do you LACK* something? Use enhancing techniques to extend the strength and performance of your w...
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Sat, 17 Jan 2015 08:47:10 PST
kitchen table (wooden) http://www.instructables.com/id/kitchen-table-wooden/
kitchen table (wooden) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/LI43/I4IL6696/FUILI43I4IL6696.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/LI43/I4IL6696/FUILI43I4IL6696.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUI/LI43/I4IL6696/FUILI43I4IL6696.SMALL.jpg liam_atkins I made this kitchen table to fit 10 men, I made it with 3, 4x4 fence post and 4 reclaimed scaffolding boards To make the legs to make 1 leg will use just 1 postcut two pieces at 26 inches long on a 15 degree anglecut one piece 14 inch long on a 15 degrees angle on both ends this will be used for ...
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Sun, 4 Jan 2015 12:44:47 PST
Newport Patio Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/PATIO-CHAIR-WITH-LUMBAR-SUPPORT/
Newport Patio Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/FV3G/I48CQVMJ/FQWFV3GI48CQVMJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/FV3G/I48CQVMJ/FQWFV3GI48CQVMJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQW/FV3G/I48CQVMJ/FQWFV3GI48CQVMJ.SMALL.jpg JD GOLDBERG I designed this chair last summer. I felt like designs I had done in the past looked like small tables with a backrest, so I set out to fix that. This chair is made from clear vertical grain western red cedar. The entire piece is built with mortise and tenon construction. I had recently purcha...
By: JD GOLDBERG

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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 15:34:23 PST
Mission Style Cocktail Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Mission-Style-Cocktail-Table/
Mission Style Cocktail Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3O7O/I48CTMGV/F833O7OI48CTMGV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3O7O/I48CTMGV/F833O7OI48CTMGV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F83/3O7O/I48CTMGV/F833O7OI48CTMGV.SMALL.jpg JD GOLDBERG I made this beautiful piece to pay tribute to the artisans and furniture makers that came before me. As a child growing up in Northern California, class trips to the very mission's that inspired these pieces over a hundred years ago were common. The simple yet striking architecture had a dramatic im...
By: JD GOLDBERG

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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 02:56:03 PST
Strata Bench / Fabrication / Part 3 of 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Strata-Bench-Fabrication-Part-3-of-3/
Strata Bench / Fabrication / Part 3 of 3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/J50U/I3WWVEHI/FYIJ50UI3WWVEHI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/J50U/I3WWVEHI/FYIJ50UI3WWVEHI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYI/J50U/I3WWVEHI/FYIJ50UI3WWVEHI.SMALL.jpg ADintheStudio This project is an exploration into form and workflows - a combination of using manual hand skills, computer aided design (CAD), and digital fabrication techniques - to create a sculptural and functional bench made from stacked and carved plywood. Part 1 - DesignPart 2 - Scale ModelIn Part 3 - Fab...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:26:32 PST
Magnetic Key Ring Holder http://www.instructables.com/id/Magnetic-Key-Ring-Holder/
Magnetic Key Ring Holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/9CV6/I3KBWUF3/FOG9CV6I3KBWUF3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/9CV6/I3KBWUF3/FOG9CV6I3KBWUF3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/9CV6/I3KBWUF3/FOG9CV6I3KBWUF3.SMALL.jpg bubal How to make a magnetic keyring holder with a piece of wood and five neodymium disc magnets. It is very easy to build and very convenient.
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 12:37:16 PST
Glow table http://www.instructables.com/id/Glow-table/
Glow table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/RR8Z/I3BHIQP6/FKDRR8ZI3BHIQP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/RR8Z/I3BHIQP6/FKDRR8ZI3BHIQP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKD/RR8Z/I3BHIQP6/FKDRR8ZI3BHIQP6.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus Really light up your next dinner party with a table that glows in the dark!Photoluminescent (glow) powder mixed with clear casting resin fills the naturally formed voids in Pecky Cypress hardwood, creating a unique and stunning table. The glow powder charges up in sunlight and emits a cool blue glow...
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 11:52:37 PST
60s Style TV Console http://www.instructables.com/id/60s-Style-TV-Console/
60s Style TV Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/NAZX/I3BHEH3Q/FMHNAZXI3BHEH3Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/NAZX/I3BHEH3Q/FMHNAZXI3BHEH3Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMH/NAZX/I3BHEH3Q/FMHNAZXI3BHEH3Q.SMALL.jpg jparr This is an Instructable for a 60s Style TV Console I've been making for the past few months. It was my second big woodworking project and it's great for a beginning woodworker and allows you to learn essential techniques like using machinery, joinery, routing and cabinet hardware installation. Ma...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 15:00:33 PST
DIY Standing Lamp w/ Shelves http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Standing-Lamp-w-Shelves/
DIY Standing Lamp w/ Shelves - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/KEQM/I32WJ40D/FUTKEQMI32WJ40D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/KEQM/I32WJ40D/FUTKEQMI32WJ40D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUT/KEQM/I32WJ40D/FUTKEQMI32WJ40D.SMALL.jpg darbinorvar If you want to try you hand at making a lamp this is a really great and simple project that combines a lamp with a piece of furniture. Storage shelves are always in demand and pairing that with a lamp makes a lot of sense. This written tutorial is a companion to the video to make the whole process e...
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Sat, 29 Nov 2014 15:35:14 PST
Technique: Wooden Nuts & Bolts http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Nuts-Bolts/
Technique: Wooden Nuts & Bolts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/OAST/I2P3TVI8/FP5OASTI2P3TVI8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/OAST/I2P3TVI8/FP5OASTI2P3TVI8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP5/OAST/I2P3TVI8/FP5OASTI2P3TVI8.SMALL.jpg JON-A-TRON Thought nuts and bolts were strictly made of metal? Nope! Make your own and you're well on your way to fastener-free furniture. Tools & Materials • Hardwood Dowels and Boards: I used 1 1/2" red oak dowels and 2"X10" ash lumber.•Linseed oil•Woodthreading Kit, 1-1/2" x 6 TPI ($50 on Amazon) Tap t...
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Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:18:01 PST
Simple Recliner http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Recliner/
Simple Recliner - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/SYUN/I2BYGI88/F5ISYUNI2BYGI88.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/SYUN/I2BYGI88/F5ISYUNI2BYGI88.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/SYUN/I2BYGI88/F5ISYUNI2BYGI88.SMALL.jpg MaxM2 Do you fidget in chairs? Do you have a sore back sometimes? Maybe your chair is not the right shape for you. With these instructions you can make a chair that fits your specific body. You only need hand tools, screws, and some lumber. Take a picture of yourself Lean back against something soft, ...
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 08:10:12 PST
Restoring a damaged table edge http://www.instructables.com/id/Restoring-a-damaged-table-edge/
Restoring a damaged table edge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/84EH/I0HZ0XO9/FEA84EHI0HZ0XO9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/84EH/I0HZ0XO9/FEA84EHI0HZ0XO9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/84EH/I0HZ0XO9/FEA84EHI0HZ0XO9.SMALL.jpg gregorio626 The top is subject to more general wear and tear than other areas of a table, especially if they are used for meals or children draw at them. Scratches, dents, and stains are commonplace, and other problems can frequently occur with table tops warping, , splitting, and damaged decorative edges. Fret...
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Sun, 28 Sep 2014 14:19:48 PDT
scrap ends table http://www.instructables.com/id/scrap-ends-table/
scrap ends table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYT/E9WZ/HZZRJK4W/FYTE9WZHZZRJK4W.SMALL.jpg mikeasaurus It might be hard to believe, but this attractive end grain table was made almost entirely with scrap wood. It looks amazing and is easy to make as it doesn't matter the size or of the scrap wood you use, or that you aren't precise with your cuts. The only parts of this project I bought were a 3' ...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 11:42:23 PDT
DIY Live Edge Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Live-Edge-Clock/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:40:45 PDT
Foldable Stool-Step [UPDATED] http://www.instructables.com/id/foldable-bench-stair/
Foldable Stool-Step [UPDATED] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/72BZ/HZ5RR6Y5/F7U72BZHZ5RR6Y5.SMALL.gif andrea biffi Lately I helped a friend to design a foldable stool-step. Those brilliant pieces of furniture were very common in Italy in last century, but it seems that lately they are not considered trendy and you don't see them often. In any case they are so suitable that I designed three models with small vari...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 02:55:34 PDT
Coat-rack with sliding shoe drawers http://www.instructables.com/id/Coat-rack-with-sliding-shoe-drawers/
Coat-rack with sliding shoe drawers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/JOFE/HYMT0L5U/FUDJOFEHYMT0L5U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/JOFE/HYMT0L5U/FUDJOFEHYMT0L5U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUD/JOFE/HYMT0L5U/FUDJOFEHYMT0L5U.SMALL.jpg davidnhutch My wife was going crazy with having nowhere to put coats and shoes. She showed me a few pictures of handy coat-racks and shoe-racks and we designed and made one together that is easy to make (it was our first real project in the Techshop San Jose woodshop! if we can make it, anyone can!), cute, and ...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 12:39:38 PDT
Vintage Inspired Slat Table/Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-Inspired-Slat-TableBench/
Vintage Inspired Slat Table/Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/3GLE/HXUCXCIH/FM83GLEHXUCXCIH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/3GLE/HXUCXCIH/FM83GLEHXUCXCIH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FM8/3GLE/HXUCXCIH/FM83GLEHXUCXCIH.SMALL.jpg jturner44 This is my tutorial for building a vintage inspired slat table/bench. Inspired by the Nelson slat tables, these are made from all types of wood, teak being the most common. This one is made from poplar, available at most big box stores and sold by the linear foot. During this tutorial we're going to...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:31:32 PDT
Superhero Kids Bench http://www.instructables.com/id/Superhero-Kids-Bench/
Superhero Kids Bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/IN4Y/HXLMTC0J/F86IN4YHXLMTC0J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/IN4Y/HXLMTC0J/F86IN4YHXLMTC0J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/IN4Y/HXLMTC0J/F86IN4YHXLMTC0J.SMALL.jpg AmateurHour A friend of mine wanted a bench for her sons who just happen to like the superheroes Ironman, Hulk, and Spiderman. I couldn't resist the opportunity to combine my longtime fondness of painting with my new skills in woodworking and naturally I also had to make an instructable.Materials:2x3x8ft lumbe...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:26:27 PDT
Bow-Front Drawer Face http://www.instructables.com/id/Bow-Front-Drawer-Face/
Bow-Front Drawer Face - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/RUKF/HV3Q1CLW/FUKRUKFHV3Q1CLW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/RUKF/HV3Q1CLW/FUKRUKFHV3Q1CLW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUK/RUKF/HV3Q1CLW/FUKRUKFHV3Q1CLW.SMALL.jpg Rockitalk This tutorial shows how easy it is to build custom bow-front drawer faces using the Thin Air Press vacuum bag method of veneering.Vacuum laminating is ideally suited for creating curved surfaces. Traditionally with vacuum bagging systems, a curved wooden mold to shape the lamination had to be built....
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Mon, 12 May 2014 08:44:40 PDT
P9C - Chair made with CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/P9C-Chair-made-with-CNC-Router/
P9C - Chair made with CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/LMH2/HUMSACNJ/FXNLMH2HUMSACNJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/LMH2/HUMSACNJ/FXNLMH2HUMSACNJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/LMH2/HUMSACNJ/FXNLMH2HUMSACNJ.SMALL.jpg alepalan CNC Furniture has been for a few years already but hasn't really taken off. I believe this is because designers haven't spend enough time designing with that technology in mind. Most of the CNC furniture I found online have the typical joinery exposed or have a rigid feel. I played around with the...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:01:45 PDT
P9S - Stool made with CNC Router http://www.instructables.com/id/P9S-Stool-made-with-CNC-Router/
P9S - Stool made with CNC Router - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/9T0A/HUMLI4ND/FEG9T0AHUMLI4ND.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/9T0A/HUMLI4ND/FEG9T0AHUMLI4ND.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEG/9T0A/HUMLI4ND/FEG9T0AHUMLI4ND.SMALL.jpg alepalan CNC Furniture has been for a few years already but hasn't really taken off. I believe this is because designers haven't spend enough time designing with that technology in mind. Most of the CNC furniture I found online have the typical joinery exposed or have a rigid feel. I played around with the...
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Wed, 30 Apr 2014 08:18:03 PDT
Cedar Fence Picket Outdoor Bar / Countertop http://www.instructables.com/id/Cedar-Fence-Picket-Outdoor-Bar-Countertop/
Cedar Fence Picket Outdoor Bar / Countertop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/7F4Z/HU6QAYLK/FGS7F4ZHU6QAYLK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/7F4Z/HU6QAYLK/FGS7F4ZHU6QAYLK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGS/7F4Z/HU6QAYLK/FGS7F4ZHU6QAYLK.SMALL.jpg mejones I love cooking and hanging with friends. I especially love grilling. So I finally decided to design and build an outdoor counter top for all my grilling prep work (someone makes me chop my onions outside)...oh...and I added a bar top as well. Best thing, since I used fence pickets we are talking les...
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:03:51 PDT
Wooden Tray from Wood Scraps http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Tray-from-Wood-Scraps/
Wooden Tray from Wood Scraps - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/BZPL/HRPBMRQ0/F0XBZPLHRPBMRQ0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/BZPL/HRPBMRQ0/F0XBZPLHRPBMRQ0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/BZPL/HRPBMRQ0/F0XBZPLHRPBMRQ0.SMALL.jpg cmonaco3 I built this tray to accompany an ottoman that I recently built. It's made entirely of scraps from older projects (except for the handles). Prepare the Hardwood Floor For the base of the tray I used three pieces of hardwood flooring all cut to the same length. I then the tongue off of one of the ...
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Mon, 17 Feb 2014 17:57:02 PST
Console Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Console-Table/
Console Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/075N/HRPNBAXZ/FHH075NHRPNBAXZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/075N/HRPNBAXZ/FHH075NHRPNBAXZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHH/075N/HRPNBAXZ/FHH075NHRPNBAXZ.SMALL.jpg mhallman79 The plans for this console table can be found at the below link. Full credit goes to the person who designed it. I made some slight modifications like lowering it a few inches because I wanted it to function as a sofa table. Also, I used old cedar fence boards for the bottom shelf. Drawings and ...
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Sun, 16 Feb 2014 15:17:24 PST
How to make a blanket chest. http://www.instructables.com/id/Munchkin-Chest/
How to make a blanket chest. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/RL37/HQSV2F3O/FYHRL37HQSV2F3O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/RL37/HQSV2F3O/FYHRL37HQSV2F3O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYH/RL37/HQSV2F3O/FYHRL37HQSV2F3O.SMALL.jpg Mrballeng A friend of ours is expecting a child. I made this chest for her to have a place to store diapers, wipes, and toys for her little muchkin. Any parent in a two story house will tell you how convenient it is to have a diaper stash both upstairs and downstairs. The size of the box was determined by t...
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Thu, 23 Jan 2014 20:55:26 PST
Custom Coffee Table Ottoman http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Coffee-Table-Ottoman/
Custom Coffee Table Ottoman - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/UR3U/HQDUTFGC/FXNUR3UHQDUTFGC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/UR3U/HQDUTFGC/FXNUR3UHQDUTFGC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/UR3U/HQDUTFGC/FXNUR3UHQDUTFGC.SMALL.jpg cmonaco3 My parents had avoided getting any sort of coffee table for their living room for a long time so I decided I would build one for them. I decided an ottoman style coffee table would be perfect so I designed and build this one. This coffee table ottoman is constructed from oak and the top cushion is a...
By: cmonaco3

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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 19:02:21 PST
Cherry and walnut sculpted bench http://www.instructables.com/id/cherry-and-walnut-sculpted-bench/
Cherry and walnut sculpted bench - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/Y9ML/HPACLBIO/F36Y9MLHPACLBIO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/Y9ML/HPACLBIO/F36Y9MLHPACLBIO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F36/Y9ML/HPACLBIO/F36Y9MLHPACLBIO.SMALL.jpg rickysp8 I made this bench for my wife for Christmas Made of 2"thick walnut and 3 1/2 " cherry hope you like it. I started with a slab cut piece of cherry with live edge on both sides 3 1/2 " think 13 wide x 38" long removed the bark and planed down to 3 1/8th I couldn't find any walnut wide enough s...
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Mon, 16 Dec 2013 17:16:05 PST
Log Slice Wine Rack How-To http://www.instructables.com/id/Log-Slice-Wine-Rack-How-To/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/XZSK/G7DYJZGM/FIEXZSKG7DYJZGM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/XZSK/G7DYJZGM/FIEXZSKG7DYJZGM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIE/XZSK/G7DYJZGM/FIEXZSKG7DYJZGM.SMALL.jpg San Juan Carpentry Got any log slices laying around with nothing to do? Put them to work in your kitchen holding wine bottles!
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Fri, 13 Sep 2013 21:07:42 PDT
Industrial Aluminum Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Aluminum-Table-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/RMWT/HLFUR8MX/F1YRMWTHLFUR8MX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/RMWT/HLFUR8MX/F1YRMWTHLFUR8MX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1Y/RMWT/HLFUR8MX/F1YRMWTHLFUR8MX.SMALL.jpg kludge77 I bought a cheap table off Craigslist for a few bucks. It's top was damaged pretty bad, so I decided to remove it and try something new. I've had this large round of aluminum for years in my shop. It was bolted to my drill press when I got it. I polished it up, added JBWelded some cool bolt heads a...
By: kludge77

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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 09:59:18 PDT
Industrial Aluminum Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-Aluminum-Table/
Industrial Aluminum Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/IPHP/HLFV0NDL/F6QIPHPHLFV0NDL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/IPHP/HLFV0NDL/F6QIPHPHLFV0NDL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6Q/IPHP/HLFV0NDL/F6QIPHPHLFV0NDL.SMALL.jpg kludge77 So this is my first post to Instructables. Hope you like it. I bought a cheap table off Craigslist for a few bucks. It's top was damaged pretty bad, so I decided to remove it and try something new. I've had this large round of aluminum for years in my shop. It was bolted to my drill press when I go...
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Wed, 11 Sep 2013 09:47:57 PDT
Rustic Drink Coasters http://www.instructables.com/id/Rustic-Drink-Coasters/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/KH74/HL5FJFP0/F1AKH74HL5FJFP0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/KH74/HL5FJFP0/F1AKH74HL5FJFP0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1A/KH74/HL5FJFP0/F1AKH74HL5FJFP0.SMALL.jpg mr.mountaineer Hello, i just wanted to show off a set of coasters i made. they are made of 1" slices of a white oak tree limb cut on a table saw, sanded to 320 grit, and sprayed with 5 coats of clear enamel paint. The stand is made of the same tree limb, cut into quarters, and nailed onto slats cut from the same l...
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Thu, 5 Sep 2013 15:18:27 PDT
Pallet Garden Sofa http://www.instructables.com/id/Pallet-Garden-Sofa/
Pallet Garden Sofa - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/XVO4/HKVKM6ZF/FY0XVO4HKVKM6ZF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/XVO4/HKVKM6ZF/FY0XVO4HKVKM6ZF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY0/XVO4/HKVKM6ZF/FY0XVO4HKVKM6ZF.SMALL.jpg reganbkelly Affordable, durable pallet garden sofa. This project was built entirely of wooden pallets in just a couple of days. The whole design was under £50 for the materials as you can usually find many wooden pallets from industrial or business parks. Step 1: Creating the seats The first thing you will h...
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Sun, 18 Aug 2013 12:46:45 PDT
vertical reclaimed wood contemporary art wall coat hanger http://www.instructables.com/id/vertical-reclaimed-wood-contemporary-art-wall-coat/
vertical reclaimed wood contemporary art wall coat hanger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/H560/HK6XALWO/FB8H560HK6XALWO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/H560/HK6XALWO/FB8H560HK6XALWO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB8/H560/HK6XALWO/FB8H560HK6XALWO.SMALL.jpg webdeblee I saw a beautiful reclaimed wood contemporary art piece that is also a practical coat hanger. It would be a perfect entry way addition. At $265, the original (http://www.etsy.com/listing/119182720/modern-wood-wall-art-sculpture-vertical?utm_source=google&utm_medium=product_listing_promoted&utm_camp...
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Tue, 13 Aug 2013 09:49:10 PDT
Upholstered Pine stool for dressing table http://www.instructables.com/id/Upholstered-Pine-stool-for-dressing-table/
Upholstered Pine stool for dressing table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/6L79/HJAHP6HV/FTU6L79HJAHP6HV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/6L79/HJAHP6HV/FTU6L79HJAHP6HV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/6L79/HJAHP6HV/FTU6L79HJAHP6HV.SMALL.jpg RnP I’m not a native English speaker, so my writing could be incorrect in grammar or vocabulary usage. Please excuse me. Also, I used my mobile phone to take pictures, so the color and quality is not good. I’m totally not either a professional carpenter or a skilled wood worker. I only have great inte...
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Sun, 21 Jul 2013 21:09:24 PDT
Custom Plug How-To http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-Plug-How-To/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/XQDO/HJ5ZVTR1/FRTXQDOHJ5ZVTR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/XQDO/HJ5ZVTR1/FRTXQDOHJ5ZVTR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRT/XQDO/HJ5ZVTR1/FRTXQDOHJ5ZVTR1.SMALL.jpg San Juan Carpentry Scott shows you how to use your skills on the lathe to make any size plug to conceal any bolt, screw, or other hardware you use to fasten your joints and tenons. To see more of Scott's work, visit www.SanJuanCarpentry.com
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Thu, 18 Jul 2013 07:25:05 PDT
Oak Bed Room Set Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Oak-Bed-Room-Set-Restoration/
Oak Bed Room Set Restoration - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/M97V/HIF0FKIZ/F7JM97VHIF0FKIZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/M97V/HIF0FKIZ/F7JM97VHIF0FKIZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7J/M97V/HIF0FKIZ/F7JM97VHIF0FKIZ.SMALL.jpg miamitreasure Here you see a fully restored 21 year old Oak Bedroom set from a Pickeled Oak finish to this stage. 5 weeks of here and there, 2 hours or so at a time. Cost 500$ for the Set of 5 pieces Paint & Supplies 150$ There was nothing really hard about this but lessons learned for sure. This was one of the...
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 22:39:11 PDT
http://www.instructables.com/id/Tipi-Furniture/
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Wed, 8 May 2013 14:20:27 PDT
Make a real Viking Stool http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-real-Viking-Stool/
Make a real Viking Stool - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/CGSK/HELXKPF0/FBRCGSKHELXKPF0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/CGSK/HELXKPF0/FBRCGSKHELXKPF0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/CGSK/HELXKPF0/FBRCGSKHELXKPF0.SMALL.jpg morfmir This is a real viking stool. We have many archaeological findings of this kind of stool. Lots of sizes and shapes, even some with a hole in the seat probably used as a toilet seat.The common characteristics of the stools is the D shape and the 3 legs. Two in the corners of the straight side and the ...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 13:28:00 PDT
Techshop built Cabinet (Walnut, Maple, Mahogany, Cherry) http://www.instructables.com/id/Techshop-built-Cabinet-Walnut-Maple-Mahogany-C/
Techshop built Cabinet (Walnut, Maple, Mahogany, Cherry) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/WRTS/HEI4FNYZ/F44WRTSHEI4FNYZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/WRTS/HEI4FNYZ/F44WRTSHEI4FNYZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F44/WRTS/HEI4FNYZ/F44WRTSHEI4FNYZ.SMALL.jpg kjbills I LOVE THE TECHSHOP!!!  Being a woodworker, I have access to everything I need to build whatever I need to.  I was asked to build a low cabinet for a friend, and he drew out the plans...I was excited to get going on such a beautiful piece.  Planing and joining and gluing. FIRST, I chose the w...
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Thu, 21 Mar 2013 22:04:48 PDT
Greene & Greene Inspired Hall Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Greene-Greene-Inspired-Hall-Table/
Greene & Greene Inspired Hall Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/3FC6/HD4VNPP4/FIW3FC6HD4VNPP4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/3FC6/HD4VNPP4/FIW3FC6HD4VNPP4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/3FC6/HD4VNPP4/FIW3FC6HD4VNPP4.SMALL.jpg williewolf This beautiful table is well proportioned, with simple elegant lines that will grace any home. It can be used as a hall table, sofa table or an entry table. The table design is inspired by the furniture of brothers Charles and Henry Greene born around the 1860’s. The Greene brothers architectural a...
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Tue, 26 Feb 2013 18:00:40 PST
Build a dining room console table (side or serving table) http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-dining-room-console-table-side-or-serving/
Build a dining room console table (side or serving table) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/PQ4L/HCJOG7X6/FVWPQ4LHCJOG7X6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/PQ4L/HCJOG7X6/FVWPQ4LHCJOG7X6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVW/PQ4L/HCJOG7X6/FVWPQ4LHCJOG7X6.SMALL.jpg captianoats So, I guess I did too good of a job building my farmhouse table, because my wife decided that we needed a matching console table for the dining room. (You can see the instructable for the matching farmhouse table here: http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Farmhouse-or-Parsons-Style-Table/ ) I gues...
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Sat, 2 Feb 2013 06:49:33 PST